Study Syllabus for Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconioses


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We hope you have found this self-study syllabus useful as you prepare for the B Reader examination. When you are satisfied that you have mastered the information and are interested in taking the B Reader certification or recertification examination, please visit the CDC/NIOSH website for additional information and/or contact the B Reader program at the address below:

Respiratory Health Division
Coal Workers’ Health Surveillance Program
Workforce Screening and Surveillance Team
Surveillance Branch
1095 Willowdale Road
Morgantown, WV 26505
(304) 285-5724

Page last reviewed: March 27, 2019